The Paleogene and Neogene of Western Iberia (Portugal)

A Cenozoic record in the European Atlantic domain

  • João Pais

Part of the SpringerBriefs in Earth Sciences book series (BRIEFSEARTH)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vi
  2. João Pais, Pedro P. Cunha, Diamantino Pereira, Paulo Legoinha, Rúben Dias, Delminda Moura et al.
    Pages 1-138
  3. Back Matter
    Pages 139-158

About this book


The book includes a general description of the Portuguese Cenozoic basins in the Iberian tectonic context. The main stratigraphic units, including sedimentological, stratigraphical and palaeontological data, are characterized. Correlations between different sectors are presented as well as general paleogeographical evolution maps. The volume includes a general bibliography concerning the Cenozoic of Portugal.


Cenozoic Paleogeography Portugal Sedimentary basins Stratigraphy

Authors and affiliations

  • João Pais
    • 1
  1. 1., Faculdade Ciências e TecnologiaUniversidade Nova de LisboaCaparicaPortugal

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information João Pais 2012
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Earth and Environmental Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-22400-3
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-22401-0
  • Series Print ISSN 2191-5369
  • Series Online ISSN 2191-5377
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